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Factotum

by Charles Bukowski

  • 127 Want to read
  • 14 Currently reading

Published by Black Sparrow Press in Los Angeles .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Occupations -- United States -- Fiction,
    • Beat generation -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      StatementCharles Bukowski.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ4.B9315 Fac, PS3552.U4 Fac
      The Physical Object
      Pagination205 p. ;
      Number of Pages205
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5207742M
      ISBN 100876852649, 0876852630, 0876852657
      LC Control Number75034231

      Henry Chinaski, an outcast, a loner and a hopeless drunk, drifts around America from one dead-end job to another, from one woman to another and from one bottle to the next. Uncompromising, gritty, hilarious and confessional in turn, his downward spiral is peppered with black humour. Factotum follows Charles Bukowski's bestselling Post Office, his highly autobiographical first novel/5(20).   Factotum follows Charles Bukowski's bestselling Post Office, his highly autobiographical first novel. Bukowski's Beat Generation writing reflects his slum upbringing, his succession of menial jobs and his experience of low life urban America. He died in and is widely acknowledged as one of the most distinctive writers of the last fifty years/5().

      This article is a stub. You can help Monster Blood Tattoo Wiki by expanding it. Factotum is the third and final book in the Monster Blood Tattoo series. The short story The Corsers’ Hinge: A Lamplighter Tale is set before it and after the second book in the trilogy, Lamplighter. Plot Two days after their departure from Winstermill, Europe and Rossamünd Bookchild, along with Fransitart and ISBN: ISBN Factotum is a masterfully vivid evocation of slow-paced, low-life urbanity and alcoholism, and an excellent introduction to the fictional world of Charles Bukowski. Preview this book» What people are saying - /5(22).

      A multiclass factotum still incurs the normal arcane spell failure chance for arcane spells received from other classes. Inspiration: The factotum is a dabbler, a professional explorer who plunders a wide variety of fields to find the tools he needs to survive. He reads through tomes of arcane magic to gain a basic understanding of spells.   Factotum is a masterfully vivid evocation of slow-paced, low-life urbanity and alcoholism, and an excellent introduction to the fictional world of Charles Bukowski. + .


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Bukowski's last journals candidly and humorously reveal the events in the writer /5(30). This Study Guide consists of approximately 41 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Factotum. Factotum by Charles Bukowski has Henry Chinaski telling the story of how, in a perennial alcoholic fog, he drifts from.

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At the Publishing Factotum, we've gathered an entire toolbox of skills from our years of editing and typesetting in the Christian publishing industry. Whether you're an independent author or. Factotum Summary. Factotum by Charles Bukowski has Henry Chinaski telling the story of how, in a perennial alcoholic fog, he drifts from city to city, trying and discarding jobs and women.

Henry Chinaski arrives in New Orleans, depressed, hoping a new city will make a difference. A multiclass factotum still incurs the normal arcane spell failure chance for arcane spells received from other classes. Inspiration: The factotum is a dabbler, a professional explorer who plunders a wide variety of?elds to?nd the tools he needs to survive.

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He had left the life he described in the book behind almost three decades earlier. As a result, the book gains a great deal by a measure of artistic distance.5/5(1).

Factotum. [Charles Bukowski] -- In his effort to get as much out of life as possible, Henry Chinaski moves from job to job and woman to woman.

Print book: Fiction: EnglishView all editions and formats: Summary: In his effort to get as much out of life as possible, Henry Chinaski moves from job to job and woman to woman. Rating. factotum- book cover. The book is about the lead character Henry Chinaski (yeah, you can guess the traits of the book’s protagonist), and his drunken journey from one job to another, whilst not leaving his tag of ‘womaniser’ in between.

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The Factotum Group, LLC and its services are not a substitute for the advice of an attorney. Factotum by Bukowski. Sorry but this book didn’t do it for me. I thought this was supposed to be one of the Crown Jewels of literature but it was a huge let down. I did empathize with the main character’s plight of performing mundane jobs and being managed by inept bosses but beyond that I wasn’t too impressed.

I can appreciate, however. Factotum by Charles Bukowski Book Review. Factotum was the final Henry Chinaski book that I read by Charles Bukowski. I can’t argue that it is one of my favorites. Far from it in fact. Factotum comes off as one of his laziest novels.

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